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Synaptic Facilitation and Residual Calcium

  • Robert S. Zucker

Abstract

The synapse is the point of contact between a neuron and its target organ—a muscle, a gland, or another neuron. It is the point of intercellular communication, of transfer of information within the nervous system.

Keywords

Calcium Influx Transmitter Release Residual Calcium Synaptic Facilitation Frog Neuromuscular Junction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Zucker
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physiology-AnatomyUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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